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Recipes for Home & School by Pip Duncan, Food Safety & Nutrition Consultant sourced from the website of Choice Catering Equipment Limited
  • Roasted Capsicum Salad

    Roasted Capsicum Salad

    Capsicums of all colours are currently in season and the yellow/orange  versions are especially beneficial to your health so enjoy this colourful side dish with any main or on it’s own on top of a slice of crusty wholemeal bread. …Read More »
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2017 school terms

Term 1 - 10 or 11 weeks
Start date

Between Monday 30 January (at the earliest);
and Tuesday 7 February (at the latest)

End date

Thursday 13 April
(96-106 half days)

Holidays  

Public holiday: Waitangi Day
School holiday: 2 weeks (includes Easter and Easter Tuesday and Anzac Day)
Friday 14 April – Sunday 30 April 

Term 2 - 10 weeks
Start date

Monday 1 May

End date

Friday 7 July
(98 half days)

Holidays  

Public holiday: Queen's birthday
School holiday: Saturday 8 July – Sunday 23 July
 

Term 3 - 10 weeks
Start date

Monday 24 July

End date

Friday 29 September
(100 half days)

Holidays  

2 weeks
Saturday 30 September – Sunday 15 October
 

Term 4 - up to 10 weeks
Start date

Monday 16 October

End date

Primary, intermediate and special schools:
No later than Wednesday 20 December
(94 half days)*
Secondary and composite:

No later than Thursday 14 December
(86 half days)**